|Joseph Perles Family Collection 1808-1961 - Perles, Joseph, 1835-1894|
The bulk of the material concerns the scholarly and religious career of Dr. Joseph Perles. His work is divided within the collection into sermons, academic papers, and correspondence. The sermons are handwritten in notebooks, and are often marked and notated with changes. The handwriting can be difficult to read. In both sermons and correspondence a researcher can discern much about Joseph Perless own academic and rabbinical development, as well as his role in Conservative Judaism...
Keywords: Perles, Felix 1874-1933; Hildesheimer, Esriel, 1820-1899; Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany); Cookery; Jews; Emigration and immigration; Judaism; Reform Judaism; Pogroms; Public welfare; Sermons; Jews; Hungarian Jews
|Guido Kisch Collection 1799-1981 - Kisch, Guido, 1889-1985|
The Guido Kisch Collection documents the life and professional activities of Guido Kisch, teacher, researcher, and scholar in the field of Legal History. It also documents personal and to a lesser degree professional lives of some of the other members of the Kisch family, most notably his brother, Bruno Kisch, a cardiologist, and their father, Alex Kisch, who was a rabbi and a writer. The collection includes brochures, booklets, clippings, correspondence, financial documents, minutes, notes, off...
Keywords: Kisch, Bruno 1890-1966; Kisch, Hilde; Hebrew Union College; Society for the History of Czechoslovak Jews; Universität Basel; Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany); Jews; Jewish lawyers; Jurisprudence; Jewish law; Humanism
|Leo Baeck Collection 1885-2001 - Baeck, Leo|
Keywords: Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956; Einstein, Albert -1955; Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); B'nai B'rith; Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany); Reichsvertretung der Juden in Deutschland, Berlin (1933-1943); Theresienstadt (Concentration camps); World Union for Progressive Judaism; Reichsbund Volkstum und Heimat; Emigration and immigration; Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945); Jews -- Persecutions; Rabbis; Religious literature -- Authorship; Concentration camps; Jewish education; Genealogy; Jewish Communities; Jewish leadership; Jews; Philosophy; Theologians; Reform Judaism; Sermons; Zionism; Bibliographies; Prayers; Voyages and travels; Postal stamps; Festschriften; Marriage